Cathedral City Police Department will be conducting a DUI/Driver License Checkpoint on January 20, 2023, within the city of Cathedral City limits, between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m.Continue readingMore Tag
On Monday, November 28, 2022, at approximately 6:54 PM, Cathedral City Police Dispatch received 911 telephone calls reporting gunfire in the area. Dispatch received a 911 call shortly after from a female adult stating her son was shot. The female said she was taking her son to a local hospital, refusing to wait for medics. CCPD Officers responded to the scene of the crime, set up a perimeter and conducted an investigation. A CCPD Officer drove to the hospital and met with the male adult victim as he arrived at the hospital. The victim sustained three non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. The victim provided a preliminary statement before undergoing surgery. This investigation is ongoing.Continue readingMore Tag
On November 18, 2022, at approximately 1939 hours, Cathedral City Police officers responded to a report of a person struck by gunfire in the area of Pauline Avenue/Vega Road. Officers arrived and located a male suffering from non-life-threatening gunshot wounds to the leg and upper shoulder. The victim stated he was riding his bicycle when a brown sedan stopped, and the vehicle’s passenger leaned out the window, fired several rounds at the victim, and fled the area. Officers canvased the area and found several shell casings. The victim was transported to a hospital with two gunshot wounds and was last listed in stable condition.Continue readingMore Tag
On Monday, October 31, 2022, at approximately 10:24 PM, Cathedral City Police were dispatched to the Pickfair Apartments regarding a death investigation. Cathedral City Fire Department was already on scene. CCFD responded to a medical aid at the location. On their arrival, they located an adult male deceased on his bed with obvious trauma to his head/neck area. Officers arrived on scene, confirming suspicious circumstances surrounding the death.Continue readingMore Tag
Police arrived and located shell casings in the vicinity of the intersection. A bystander’s car was struck by gunfire. The bystander was not injured. The suspect and victim fled the scene in their cars before police arrived.Continue readingMore Tag
On September 15, 2022, at approximately 1430 hours, Cathedral City Police Department received information reference a false impersonation. An unknown suspect has been calling residents, falsely impersonating a police officer/ or public official for Cathedral City Police Department.Continue readingMore Tag
On September 4, 2022, at approximately 0831 hours, Cathedral City Police officers responded to traffic crash involving two vehicles on Ramon Road south of Varner Road. Cathedral City Fire also responded and found the driver of one vehicle succumbed to his injuries.Continue readingMore Tag
On September 4, 2022, at approximately 0600 hours, Cathedral City Police officers responded to a traffic crash involving two vehicles and a pedestrian near the intersection of Ramon Road and Canyon Vista Road. Cathedral City Fire also responded and found the male pedestrian to have succumbed to his injuries.Continue readingMore Tag
The Cathedral City Police Department would like to remind drivers to plan ahead and celebrate the holiday safely and responsibly.
This weekend and through Monday, July 4, the Cathedral City Police Department will have additional officers on patrol looking for drivers suspected of being under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs.